Tecno PhonePad 7II (Tecno 7E) 4G LTE Voice Calling Tablet
Tecno Mobiles has a new tablet in the PhonePad series to its roster. Dubbed the Tecno PhonePad 7II (or Tecno 7E), the new tablet combines most of the functions of a phone (including voice calling) and a tablet in one; and LTE connectivity support. There is no word on pricing yet in Nigeria but it sells in Kenya for a price tag of KsH 15,499 (~ NGN 31,000) and is packed with a free flip cover.
Running Android 5.1 Lollipop OS, the Tecno PhonePad 7II / Tecno 7E sports a metallic body build and a 7-inch IPS LCD display with 1024 x 600 pixels resolution. On the inside, it relies on a quad-core Mediatek 64-bit Cortex-A53 processor (MT6735) clocked at 1.0GHz with ARM Mali-T720 GPU, 1GB of RAM and 16GB built-in storage space.
For photography, there is a front facing 2MP AutoFocus camera with Flash and a rear facing 5MP camera with LED flash. The tablet has Dual SIM slots (Standard + Micro), FM Radio and supports the trio of 2G GSM, 3G WCDMA and 4G LTE networks, making it ideal for the Ntel network.
Connectivity options on-board include – GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot, microUSB 2.0 and USB-OTG; while Sensor options include – G-Sensor, Proximity sensor and Light Sensor. The Tecno PhonePad 7II is backed by a 4100mAh battery (non-removable) and supports reverse charging for charging other mobile devices via USB OTG.